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Wichita State Shockers mascotRobert Hanashiro/USA TODAY SportsWichita State shocked (sorry) college hoops by reaching the Final Four in 2013. Can it happen again?

Wichita State. VCU. Butler, twice. In the last four years, teams from non-power conferences have blasted through the brackets and into the Final Four -- and done pretty well while there. So, as we look ahead to the 2013-14 college hoops season, we're wondering: Which teams are most likely to repeat the feat come March? Jason King has his top 10. Where do they rank for you? Click on the boxes to make your picks!

March Mid-Major Sleepers

Boise State

Boise State

2012-13: 21-11 (lost in NCAA tournament First Four)

Florida Gulf Coast

Florida Gulf Coast

2012-13: 26-11 (lost in NCAA tournament Sweet 16)

Harvard

Harvard

2012-13: 20-10 (lost in NCAA tournament third round)

La Salle

La Salle

2012-13: 24-10 (lost in NCAA tournament Sweet 16)

Louisiana Tech

Louisiana Tech

2012-13: 27-7 (lost in NIT second round)

Saint Louis

Saint Louis

2012-13: 28-7 (lost in NCAA tournament third round)

Southern

Southern

2012-13: 23-10 (lost in NCAA tournament second round)

Towson

Towson

2012-13: 18-13 (ineligible for 2013 postseason due to academic performance)

VCU

VCU

2012-13: 27-9 (lost in NCAA tournament third round)

Wichita State

Wichita State

2012-13: 30-9 (lost in NCAA tournament Final Four)

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It seems Harvard no longer needs to rely on the above chant familiar to fans of any school with high SAT scores and low win totals. No. 25 Harvard travels to play No. 9 Connecticut tonight (ESPN2, 7 p.m. ET) as a ranked team, the first time that has been the case for the Ivy League school. Crimson coach Tommy Amaker played for a program that mixes academics with wins at Duke, but is his team for real?


Is Harvard the new Butler?

Princeton has been a factor in March many times. Cornell made it to the Sweet 16 recently. Is Harvard capable of making a run?

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Do you know your Crimson?

Keith Wright (above) leads Harvard in scoring at 11.4 points per game, and Kyle Casey (10.9 ppg) and Laurent Rivard (10.1 ppg) are close behind. Brandyn Curry leads in assists and steals.

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The best limb on Coach K's tree?

Tommy Amaker met with mixed results at Seton Hall and Michigan, but he's built Harvard into a winner since arriving in Cambridge.

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Thursday's biggest surprise?

Harvard is ranked in the Top 25. It's debatable if the Browns are one of the 25 best teams in a league with 32 of them.

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The best of the mid-major crop?

Myron Medcalf's Mid-Major Report ranks Creighton at the top of the class right now, but will it stick around?

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